Charles Leo Evans was born October 17, 1938, in Fillmore, Oklahoma, to Hubert E. Evans and Louise E. (Chaney) Evans. He died Friday, October 9, 2015, in Owasso, Oklahoma, at the age of 76 years. Charles graduated with the Eunice High School Class of 1958 in Eunice, New Mexico. He was married to Shirley McPherson in January of 1958 in Lovington, New Mexico. Charles was a veteran of the armed forces, serving in the United States Air Force from June 1959 to April 1963. He spent his working life as the Crew Chief of Maintenance for American Airlines and retired in 1996. Charles enjoyed rebuilding old cars, but most of all loved spending time with his family.
Loving family members include:
Ruth Sawyer of New Iberia, LA
Royce Evans, of Collinsville
Monte Evans and wife Laura, of Owasso
Lynnsey, Grace, Peyton, and Aaron, all of Owasso
Alice, of Owasso
Charles was preceded in death by his parents, Hubert and Louise Evans, and wife, Shirley Evans.
Memorial Services will be held 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at the Mowery Funeral Service Chapel, Owasso, Oklahoma, with Reverend Leonard Pirtle officiating. Memorial donations may be made in memory of Charles Leo Evans to the Owasso Community Resources, 109 North Birch Street, #109, Owasso, OK 74055. Arrangements and services were entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service. www.moweryfs.com
We were sad to hear about our friend Leo. Have many great memories from our early day in Eiunice, NM. Sending prayers to all of you. God Bless you all.
Dickie and Maudie wallace
— Maudie and Dickie Wallace, Monday – October 12, 2015
I’m so sorry for your loss. He was a great man and will be missed greatly. Love yall.
— Debbie Chaney, Monday – October 12, 2015
So very sorry to hear of Leo’s passing! Sending prayers for his family and friends. May God give you all comfort and peace!
— Linda Turner/Riddle, Monday – October 12, 2015
So sorry to hear about our dear friend. Our family loved him dearly. We have such great memories of him. He will be truly missed. Our condolences to his family. Rest in peace our precious friend.
— Kim Mattox, Tuesday – October 13, 2015
What a kind and loving man, husband and father! He will be missed mightily.
— Laura Gonsalves, Wednesday – October 14, 2015
So sorry for your loss. Leo was a wonderful uncle and a good man. He will be missed by all that knew him. My prayers are with you.
— Sondra Sawyer, Thursday – October 15, 2015
Mowery Funeral Service Chapel
9110 N. Garnett Road
Owasso, OK 74055
Wednesday – October 14, 2015
Memorial donations may be made in memory of Charles to:
Owasso Community Resources
109 North Birch Street, #109
Owasso, OK 74055